August 19, 2012

Pride and intolerance

Breathtaking scenery, hardly a car on the road, air like pure oxygen, no wire or glass on the road to cause your tires to go down, and no risk whatsoever of overheating in your winter woolies: […]
August 17, 2012

No excuse not to be comfy

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEO1IxukzTA
August 16, 2012

Bike Hour explained

In case you don’t know, Bike Hour is like earth hour, only more useful, and held every equinox day all over the world, between 6 and 7 pm (your time.) It’s not so much an organised […]
August 16, 2012

An altogether new kind of cycling experience

In my wild years I have descended with groups at speeds of around 100km/h. I have more recently piloted bicycle rickshaws. I’ve cycled in American, European and Asian cities. I’ve lived with a bakfiets instead of […]
August 16, 2012

The principle of mutual and certain death

http://vimeo.com/43038579 As cycling advocates we aught to be opposing seat belts in cars, airbags, bicycle helmets, and stupid inventions like the one in that video, for the same reasons military tacticians opposed Ronald Reagan’s Star Wars […]